There are 6 ways to get from Swanley to Stratford by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Swanley to Rochester
  2. Take the train from Rochester to Stratford International

$27 - $38

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Line 233 bus, line 286 bus, line 108 bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 233 bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Sidcup Station Station Road 233
  2. Take the line 286 bus from Sidcup Station Station Road to Charlton, Westerdale Road 286
  3. Take the line 108 bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Stratford, Warton Road 108

$6

4 alternative options

Line 233 bus, line 161 bus  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 233 bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Eltham Bus Station 233
  2. Take the line 161 bus from Eltham Station Sherard Road to North Greenwich Station 161 / ...

$10 - $12

Bus, line 96 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) 477|Shoppers Heaven
  2. Take the line 96 bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station 96

$14 - $16

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Swanley to Stratford 15.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Swanley to Stratford 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Swanley to Stratford is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Swanley to Stratford is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Swanley to Stratford. However, there are services departing from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda and arriving at Stratford, Warton Road via Sidcup Station Station Road and Charlton, Westerdale Road. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Swanley to Stratford. However, there are services departing from Swanley and arriving at Stratford International via Rochester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 13 min.

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The distance between Swanley and Stratford is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Swanley to Stratford without a car is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £20 - £29.

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It takes approximately 1 h 13 min to get from Swanley to Stratford, including transfers.

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Swanley to Stratford bus services, operated by Go Ahead London, depart from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda station.

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Swanley to Stratford train services, operated by Southeastern, depart from Swanley station.

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The best way to get from Swanley to Stratford is to train which takes 1 h 13 min and costs £20 - £29. Alternatively, you can line 233 bus and line 161 bus, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 1 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Swanley to Stratford.
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  • Distance: 12.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 13 min

What companies run services between Swanley, Kent, England and Stratford, England?

You can take a train from Swanley to Stratford via Rochester in around 1 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Swanley to Stratford via Eltham Bus Station, Eltham Station Sherard Road, North Greenwich Station, and North Greenwich Underground Station in around 1 h 33 min.

Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Swanley to Rochester
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Rochester to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $22
Bus operators
Go Ahead London
Phone
0343 222 1234
Email
communications@goaheadlondon.com​
Website
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Eltham Bus Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Sidcup Station Station Road
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
goaheadlondon.com
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Eltham Station Sherard Road to North Greenwich Station
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Sidcup Station Station Road to Charlton, Westerdale Road
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Charlton, Westerdale Road to Stratford, Warton Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Kent Thameside
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Swanley, Bartholomew Way Asda to Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach London
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bluewater, Bus Station (Bluewater Shopping Centre) to Woolwich Arsenal Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Swanley to Stratford
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
Call A Cab
Phone
+44 20 8901 4444
Website
callacab.com
Licenced London Taxi
Phone
+44 75 1905 5741
Website
licensedlondontaxi.co.uk
Com Cab
Phone
+44 20 7908 0271
Website
comcab-london.co.uk
Star Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 575656
Website
startaxismedway.co.uk
A B C Taxis
Phone
+44 1634 840840
Website
abctaxismedway.co.uk

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Swanley to Stratford bus services, operated by London Buses, arrive at Stratford, Warton Road station.

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Swanley to Stratford train services, operated by Southeastern, arrive at Stratford International station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Swanley to Stratford is 16 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Swanley to Stratford.

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